NEW LOCATION: CITY WINERY.. Ticketed only event.
The 2018 ALC Jazz Concert, presents composer, percussionist, and drummer Joe Chambers - one of the most recorded drummers and accomplished composers of the last five decades, leading M’BOOM Re: Percussion. M’BOOM is historic, percussion collective, founded in 1970 by the NEA Jazz Master Max Roach. An original member, Chambers leads fellow percussionists and M’BOOM members: Bobby Sanabria, Warren I. Smith, and Diego Lopez, joined by vocalist Mavis Swan Poole. Supporting M’Boom will be resident, Washington artists: Herman Burney on Double Bass; Brian Settles on Soprano and Tenor Saxophones, and The String Queens with Kendall Isadore (violin), Robin Massie (violin), Dawn Johnson (viola) and Elise Cuffy (cello). The music will span the wide-ranging rhythms of the Pan-African Diaspora.